The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 49 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.59% 5.01% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 5.29% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 2
Average salary £29,500 £20,800 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.82% -24.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £20,410 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,150 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 378 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 95.36% 94.74% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 370 323 342
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Devon

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +7 10 £29,250 +40.62% 1
Plymouth - 4 £19,125 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (78.38%) Windows
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
4 16 (43.24%) ITIL
4 16 (43.24%) VMware
5 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
5 14 (37.84%) LAN
5 14 (37.84%) SCOM
6 13 (35.14%) MS Office
6 13 (35.14%) Internet
7 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (32.43%) SCCM
7 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
8 11 (29.73%) WAN
8 11 (29.73%) Back Office
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco
10 8 (21.62%) MCP
10 8 (21.62%) SLA
10 8 (21.62%) Citrix
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (21.62%) CommVault
10 8 (21.62%) Nagios
10 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
10 8 (21.62%) WSUS
10 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
10 8 (21.62%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (21.62%) Bomgar
11 7 (18.92%) SharePoint

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (16.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.41%) Lync
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
2 14 (37.84%) LAN
3 13 (35.14%) Internet
4 11 (29.73%) WAN
5 6 (16.22%) DHCP
5 6 (16.22%) DNS
6 5 (13.51%) VoIP
7 2 (5.41%) WLAN
7 2 (5.41%) SSL
7 2 (5.41%) Firewall
7 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.41%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.70%) Softswitch
8 1 (2.70%) ISDN
8 1 (2.70%) VPN
General
1 11 (29.73%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.81%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
3 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.81%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) VBScript
1 1 (2.70%) VB
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) MCP
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (8.11%) MCITP
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCSA
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
3 6 (16.22%) ISA Server
3 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
4 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (8.11%) XenServer
5 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) SCOM
2 12 (32.43%) SCCM
3 8 (21.62%) Nagios
3 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
3 8 (21.62%) WSUS
4 4 (10.81%) OpenView
4 4 (10.81%) HP SIM
5 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco
4 8 (21.62%) Bomgar
4 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 8 (21.62%) CommVault
5 7 (18.92%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) Dell
7 5 (13.51%) Avaya
8 3 (8.11%) IBM
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago